St Martin Church

Regensburg & the Danube

Rising in Gothic splendour at the southern end of the Altstadt is Landshut’s record-breaking St Martin Church: its spire is the tallest brick structure in the world at 130.6m and took 55 years to build. It's by far Bavaria's tallest church with Regensburg's Dom a full 25m shorter.

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1. Stadtresidenz

0.14 MILES

Gracing the Altstadt is the Stadtresidenz, a Renaissance palace built by Ludwig X that hosts temporary exhibitions on historical themes. Admission is by…

2. Burg Trausnitz

0.17 MILES

Roosting high above the Altstadt is Burg Trausnitz, Landshut’s star attraction. The 50-minute guided tour (in German with English text) takes you through…

3. Dom St Maria und St Korbinian

20.82 MILES

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4. Diözesan Museum

20.92 MILES

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